Adams - Since 1888
Contact Us

Adams Instagram Follow Extract on Twitter Like Adams on Facebook Follow Adams on Pinterest Go to Adams You Tube Station Go to Adams You Tube Station

View Cart/Checkout
Shop By Department
Adams Best®
& Vanillas

Adams Extract®
Adams Reserve®
Adams® Cake Kits
BBQ Rubs
Food Colors
Pantry Basics ™
Pepper Perfected ™
Seasonings & Grill
Spices - A to Z
Icings & Frostings - Betty Adams Original White Icing Print Version
Photo of Adams recipe card circa 1969 Original Red Velvet Recipe Card

  • 3 Tablespoons Flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 Cup Shortening
  • 1 Cup confectioners sugar
  • 2 teaspoons ADAMS BEST VANILLA
  • 1 Cup Milk
  • 1/4 teaspoon ADAMS BUTTER FLAVOR
Combine milk, flour, and salt in saucepan over medium heat. Cook until thick, stirring constantly. Take off heat and let cool completely. In separate bowl, cream shortening, sugar, and flavors together. Combine milk mixture with shortening mixture and beat well.

Back to Recipes

Adams Best ®